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I am a 54-year old female -- fitness instructor and overall

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hi Dr David-- i am a 54-year old female -- fitness instructor and overall really healthy. BP 78/66, 5'8"; 122 lbs. 3 teens 20/18/16. Recently divorced, stressed. my 20 year old just had mono-- I was tested and it showed I did have the EBV in my blood; however, doctor doesn't know when i had it or if it was recent? My WBC is 2.4. I suffer from anxiety - and somewhat a hypochondriac... ugg. what do you think? leukemia? :((
JA: In general, how has your health been lately?
Customer: pretty good.. tired. had a full hysterectomy 6 months ago. just stressed more than anything.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: nothing that stands out. when will i hear from him?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 months ago.

no, you don't have leukemia

for some people, WBC counts of 2.4 is normal

you don't have a current active infection

if you have bad anxiety symptoms, you may benefit from treatment for bad anxiety symptoms.

I'm sure you exercise regularly.